This creepy machine, called Alter, runs entirely off a neural network. That means all its incoherent and erratic movements are 100 per cent free of any human control. It’s basically alive. Read More >>
Take one neural network that describes what it sees in an image. Provide it with a webcam feed from the MacBook it’s running on. Then, wander around a city and see what happens. Here are the results of exactly that experiment. See more >>
Artificial Intelligence was first dreamed up in the 1950s, but has only recently become a practical reality with the advent of neural networks. These virtual brains are becoming almost scarily clever – here's how they work.